Our History


September 1960
Held first service in gas station in curve of the road just above the current church property. Five families in attendance

Spring 1961
Bought 2.5 acres of land to build church building

July 1961
Held first service in white block building

September 1962
Faith was officially organized as an Independent Baptist Church

December 1962
Added Sunday School room onto original building

May 1963
Began radio broadcast on WFIS

November 1963
Took first Christmas missions offering for Jimmy Rose family and Dan Truax family. $113.46 was given to each family

December 1963
Pastor Eoute called as Pastor

October 1967
First service in brick building. This was also the date of the first homecoming.

October 1971
Purchased two additional acres of land. This is where the fellowship building is located.

December 1978
Fellowship building completed

July 1985
Greg Ince becomes Assistant Pastor

September 2003
Groundbreaking for current building

February 18, 2004
Last service in old buildings

February 22, 2004
First service in current building

February 24, 2004
Old buildings torn down

April 18, 2004
Current building dedicated

November 2008
Pastor Norm Eoute goes home to be with the Lord

January 2009
Greg Ince becomes Senior Pastor

September 2010
Faith Baptist Church celebrates 50 years in Simpsonville

June 2011
Aaron Bryson becomes Assistant Pastor

July 2012
New church sign installed